Reference numberNLB/53/579
Alternative reference numberNLB/53 p382
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs Shoolbred & Co.
Date06 November 1916
Description'Dear Sirs,
Referring to your letter of October 26th, I do not think the baize, of which you send a pattern, is quite good enough a material for our tablecovers, and I shall be glad to know what you can do in the way of a rather thicker smooth felt.'
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